Report of the NASD Commission on Accreditation 2021


October 2021

NEW MEMBER

Subsequent to action by the Commission on Accreditation in September 2021, NASD is pleased to welcome the following new member institution:

New Institution Granted Associate Membership:

Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, Texas
Jennifer Pontius
Chair, Department of Dance

Formal Commission Report. The official report of actions taken by the NASD Commission on Accreditation at its meetings of September 2021 follows.

REPORT OF THE COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION

September 2021

Mary Lisa Burns, Chair

 

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following institutions were granted Associate Membership:

Sam Houston State University

Progress Reports were accepted from two (2) institution recently granted Associate Membership.

Action was deferred on five (5) institutions applying for Membership.

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following member institutions were granted Membership:

Ballet Hispánico School of Dance

Progress Reports were accepted from three (3) institutions recently granted Membership.

After positive action by the Commission on Accreditation, the following institutions were granted renewal of Membership:

Limón Institute

Loyola Marymount University

New World School of the Arts

University of Texas at Austin

Action was deferred on one (1) institution applying for renewal of Membership.

Progress Reports were accepted from ten (10) institutions recently granted renewal of Membership.

Progress Reports were acknowledged from one (1) institution recently granted renewal of Membership.

Six (6) programs were granted Plan Approval.

Action was deferred on one (1) application for Substantive Change.

Action was deferred on one (1) application for Plan Approval.

Three (3) programs were granted Final Approval for Listing.

Action was deferred on three (3) applications for Basic Listing.

Four (4) institutions were granted second-year postponements for re-evaluation.

Two (2) institution was notified regarding failure to submit the 2020-2021 HEADS Data Survey.

Eight (8) institutions were notified regarding receipt of the 2019-2020 Supplemental Annual Report.